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  1. Wynne Gray's 50 greatest rugby moments: No.45Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The All Blacks went through a series of SAS sessions before the 1999 tournament and four years later the Springboks were put through the shame of Kamp Staaldraad in preparation for the tournament. The Springbok squad had been named but coach Rudi Straeuli suggested to them that Camp Barbed Wire would confirm places for the trip to Australia.

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  2. Matric boy shows us all the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Out of the blue it happened. A dream came true. A young woman, unable - through a combination of choice and circumstance - to attend her matric dance, was suddenly the belle of the ball.

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  3. South Africa: Man Survives Being Pinned Under Truck for HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    A man who was hit by a truck and pinned beneath it for nearly two hours on Monday said that while he feared he may die, thoughts of his 1-year-old son kept his mind occupied. Security guard Khangelani Skhonje, 34, emerged from the ordeal with little more than a bruised knee, something that medics described as "miraculous".

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  4. Time running out for Boks, MeyerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    With only two Tests before they head to the World Cup, Bok coach Heyneke Meyer has some serious questions to answer.

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  5. A Loeries firstRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bizcommunity

    The Loeries, in collaboration with Songstruct and some of Africa's top musicians, have created the first-ever official Loeries song, as part of the 2015 campaign "How many NOs does it take to win a Loerie?" The track, entitled "NO!" is a collaboration between award-winning South African rapper AKA, Nigerian superstar Burna Boy, and popular South African producers DJ Clock, and Timo ODV, and echoes the "How many NOs" campaign created by King James II to illustrate a creative's daily frustration of having work turned down, and the determination and perseverance it takes to win one of these prestigious awards.

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  6. More SA stars win at Hollywood contestRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    South African performers Jemma van Breda and Emmitt Cawley, pictured above and below, won gold for their Bollywood duet at the World Championships of Performing Arts in Hollywood. Pictures: Supplied THE World Championships of Performing Arts in Hollywood took place recently.

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  7. Old hands set to returnRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | RuggaWorld

    Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer will know by the end of Monday morning whether he will be in position to start bleeding a clutch of experienced players back into the team, as he heads into the final 160 minutes of on-field preparation for the Rugby World Cup. The Boks play their final Castle Lager Rugby Championship test against Argentina at Growthpoint Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.

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  8. Loeries DStv Seminar of Creativity line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    "Africa has huge social challenges and more potential than anywhere else on earth. Socially conscious African businesses may well be the future!" - Chris Clarke, CCO DigitasLBi One of the highlights of the 2015 Loeries Creative Week Durban is undoubtedly the DStv Seminar of Creativity.

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  9. Meyer's treasure hunt beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    August snuck up on the Springboks like winter in this Indian Ocean city. It came a little too suddenly and, much like the elements, this time of year has caught the Boks just a little under-dressed.

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  10. World Routes Brings Aviation Leaders To Durban, South AfricaRead the original story

    Saturday | Aero-News Network

    The 21st World Route Development Forum converges in Durban, South Africa during 19 - 22 September, bringing senior leaders from aviation and tourism to address growth issues for an industry that generates nearly 10% of global Gross Domestic Product . Approximately 2,500 delegates from more than 100 countries are expected to attend.

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  11. 'We need the tourists'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Iol.co.za

    Durban's tourism-dependent businesses have seen a drop in overseas visitors because of the country's new visa regulations for children. Local travel associations, travel agents, hotels and bed and breakfast establishments applauded Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom for acknowledging that the new regulations had contributed to a significant drop in international visitors.

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  12. Stunning images shot by surfer show raw power of ocean waves from beneath the surfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mirror.co.uk

    The stunning photos were taken off the coast of Durban in South Africa , and show formations from above and below the surface. Surfer and photographer Marck Botha took the images between April and July, and has always had a passion for the ocean.

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  13. Ashes star helps Hants rookieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Echo

    Hampshire youngster Tom Alsop has picked the brain of Chris Rogers as part of his preparations to face the next generation of Australian talent with England's Under-19s in Durham next week. Alsop, a 19-year-old left-hander who is in his second summer with the England team, played alongside Rogers, Mitchell Marsh and Peter Nevill on the Isle of Wight in June when the Aussies were looking for some practice before their Ashes tour.

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  14. On Native GroundHOW to Save American JournalismRead the original story

    Friday | American Reporter

    ... For fighting victimhood, you can't beat "Rough Aunties" by Kim Longinotto, about a group of women in Durban, South Africa, who protect the poor and abused. It opens with an excruciating scene in which a shy young girl describes how she was raped by ...

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  15. Watch The International 2015 at a Pubstomp near youRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Nag.blog

    Heading down to the local pub and catching the game with your friends has long been a staple of sports and entertainment. But what if "the game" is actually Dota 2, and you and your friends are hardened eSports fans? Well, that's where a Pubstomp comes in.

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  16. Electric cable kills boy playing soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Iol.co.za

    A missing 3-year-old uMlazi boy has been found dead with a live electrical cable between his toes after he stepped on the wire while fetching his ball that had rolled between two shacks. Banele Gumede had been staying with his aunt in Zamani, near the Isipingo water treatment works, when he disappeared on Wednesday morning.

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  17. Unannounced hospital visits bannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Iol.co.za

    Opposition MPLs have been warned to not again set foot in public health facilities to conduct unannounced oversight visits, as Health MEC Sibongiseni Dhlomo said they were disturbing workers, preventing them from carrying out their duties. Announcing the ban on MPLs' private inspections without an arrangement with authorities, including his office, Dhlomo said those who insisted on doing so would be kicked out of health institutions.

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  18. Teen witness accused of embellishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Iol.co.za

    A 15-year-old witness was accused on Thursday of adding to and embellishing her police statement to implicate her stepfather, who is standing trial for her mother's murder. However, Rohaena Naidoo stood firm and also denied conspiring with her uncle, who testified earlier this week before acting Durban High Court Judge Burt Laing, to implicate Inderesen "Alvin" Maistry.

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  19. Sent home with TBRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Iol.co.za

    A North Coast family is at risk of contracting TB because their daughter has been sent home without medicine to wait until a bed could be found for her at a specialist TB hospital in Durban. Mandeni resident, Mandlendoda Zulu, said his daughter Phindile, 29, was diagnosed on Wednesday with the multi-drug resistant TB at Sundumbili clinic and sent home.

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  20. Knowing the distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Cavalier Daily

    I came into the past two months a bit blind. Family and friends ushered me abroad to Johannesburg, South Africa with heartfelt, temporary goodbyes and near-synchronous sighs of "Oh, how we'll miss you!" I responded by shrugging off emotion and smartly retorting that these next several weeks would be no different than those spent in Charlottesville during the school year.

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